Brass jardiniere with dragon handles

Feb 28, 2018. 14:37 UTC
Brass jardiniere with dragon handles
Janice
United States of America

Category
Chinese antiques

Acquired from
Inherited

For sale
Maybe
Description

Brass height 15 1/2 inch . width 15 1/2 inch

Provenance

Great Aunt

Answered within about 4 hours
Feb 28, 18:51 UTC
By Nora Curl

Fair Market Value

$2,000 - $3,000 USD

Insurance Value

$5,000 USD
What does this mean?

This is an antique Japanese later 19th century, Meiji period, molded bronze planter or jardiniere. The design is made in the manner to emulate carved lacquer or cinnabar wares. For cast metal, this is highly detailed. The estimate is based on actual recent past recorded auction sales of comparables. Retail 'asking prices' can be higher and vary.

Nora curl Feb 28, 18:51 UTC

Please add images of the underside and an overhead view too. This appears to be on a base which looks like a different material. Does a magnet stick to the jardiniere and the base?

Janice yuratovac Mar 01, 13:49 UTC

Sent new pictures

Nora curl Mar 01, 16:25 UTC

Please add just a more clear, in-focus, close-up of the mark on the underside. No other images are needed.

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